Invasive Species Compendium

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Ruta graveolens
(common rue)

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Ruta graveolens (common rue)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 29 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Ruta graveolens
  • Preferred Common Name
  • common rue
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Essential oils
  • Ornamental
  • Spices and culinary herbs
  • Traditional/folklore
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Ruta graveolens L.

Preferred Common Name

  • common rue

International Common Names

  • English: garden rue
  • Spanish: Ruda
  • French: Rue officinale
  • Portuguese: arruda-dos-jardins

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Wein- Raute
  • Italy: Riccola; Ruta
  • Netherlands: Wijnruit
  • Sweden: ruta, vin-

EPPO code

  • RUAGR (Ruta graveolens)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Rutales
  •                         Family: Rutaceae
  •                             Genus: Ruta
  •                                 Species: Ruta graveolens

Uses List

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General

  • Ornamental

Human food and beverage

  • Spices and culinary herbs

Materials

  • Essential oils

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore